NYSE Euronext, Office Depot, Ford are big movers

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Posted: Apr 01, 2011 5:13 PM
NYSE Euronext, Office Depot, Ford are big movers

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Stock Market:


NYSE Euronext Inc., up $4.43 at $39.60

Nasdaq and IntercontinentalExchange made a $11.3 billion offer for the New York Stock Exchange owner, trumping Deutsche Boerse's bid.

Office Depot Inc., down 42 cents at $4.21

The office supplies chain will restate its finances for 2010, posting a $46 million loss, after the IRS denied it a tax benefit.

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc., down $1.48 at $5.56

The pastry seller posted a quarterly loss despite higher revenue, and plans to raise prices because ingredient costs are rising.

Alexander & Baldwin Inc., up $8.82 at $54.47

Activist investor Bill Ackman's Pershing Square Capital bought an 8.6 percent stake in the shipping, real estate and agribusiness company.

Ford Motor Co., up 25 cents at $15.16

The automaker sold more new vehicles than General Motors in the U.S. last month, only the second time it has outsold GM since 1998.

SRA International Inc., up $2.69 at $31.05

Providence Equity Partners is taking the consulting firm private in a deal valued at $1.88 billion, or $31.25 per share.


Wynn Resorts Ltd., up $5.85 at $133.01

A government report said gambling revenue in Macau climbed 48 percent in March, a boon for the casino operator, which has property there.

A123 Systems Inc., down 23 cents at $6.12

The maker of rechargeable batteries for autos priced a stock offering at a 5.5 discount to its most recent closing price.